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Interviews with interesting people doing awesome things
Boss Level is a podcast on people and organizations aiming for the boss level. Boss level is the status a person or an organization achieves by making a better quality of life for themselves and others by doing what they need to do regardless of all the haters and obstacles out there.
I love his interview of me, “Joshua Spodek and seven years of burpees,” which he posted today. If you like my material and, especially, if you’re curious about my long-term direction and goals for it—my passion, or one of them, for those who’ve done my book and leadership course‘s Unit 4: Leading Others exercises—he brings them up at the end.
He introduces the interview with
In this episode I’m interviewing Joshua Spodek. He teaches leadership at New York University, has a PhD in astrophysics and does burpees everyday. I think that’s a pretty amazing one line description for anyone. His book Leadership Step by Step will be released in a couple of weeks.
We talk about his principles for getting things done, his routines, his views on leadership, and we do a five minute walk-through of his book. We end the interview with some empathy and book recommendations.
Recommended listening: Joshua Spodek and seven years of burpees.
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